The Bitterest Comedian

by alphamonkey on January 12, 2005 · 4 comments

in Stupid People

Oh, Gallagher.  Reviled and loathed by those of us that mistakenly switched to one of your specials on Showtime, and now you’ve been dissed by Comedy Central by being #100 on their top 100 comedians special.  While the list is interesting (Ellen Degeneres (16) is funnier than both Bill Hicks (19)? Gilbert Gottfried (59) is funnier than Eddie Izzard (75)? David Cross at #85? Blasphemy! ), more interesting is this recent interview with Gallagher in which he bemoans his lackluster fate and pisses on those who rose above him. 

Perhaps someone should point out to him that a) His brother was Gallagher..he’s technically a tribute act. and b) He’s not funny nor talented.

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1 Shadow Stalker January 12, 2005 at 5:43 pm

What do you mean that his brother was Gallagher?

2 .alphamonkey. January 12, 2005 at 5:46 pm

The current Gallagher is the brother of the original Gallagher. Brother 1 sold the name, act, and shitty schtick to Brother 2.

3 Shadow Stalker January 12, 2005 at 8:41 pm

So Gallagher is like The Phantom?

4 .alphamonkey. January 12, 2005 at 9:00 pm

Yah, but instead of fighting crime, Gallagher commits crimes against humanity.

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